Port Sandwich language

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Port Sandwich
Native to Vanuatu
Region Malekula
Native speakers
1,200  (2001)[1]
Nisvai (Vetbong)?
Language codes
ISO 639-3 psw
Glottolog port1285[2]

Port Sandwich, or Lamap, is an Oceanic language spoken in southeast Malekula, Vanuatu, on the eastern tip of the island. Nisvai may be a dialect.[3]


  1. ^ Port Sandwich at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Port Sandwich". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  3. ^ Stephen Wurm, 2007, Australia and the Pacific. Routledge